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Internet Arcade
by Data East Corporation
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Peter Pepper's Ice Cream Factory (DECO Cassette) (US) (set 1) by Data East Corporation (1984)
Internet Arcade
by Data East Corporation
software
eye 244
favorite 1
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Lock'n'Chase (DECO Cassette) (US) by Data East Corporation (1981) Developed by Data East Corporation Released 1981 Also For Apple II, Atari 2600, Intellivision, PlayStation 3, PSP, PS Vita Published by Taito America Corporation Perspective Top-down Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Lock 'n' Chase is an arcade action game similar to Pac-Man . You play a thief who is trapped in a maze like vault. To get out, you need to collect all of the gold dots located in the...
Internet Arcade
by Pacific Novelty
software
eye 242,008
favorite 3
comment 2
Thief is a 1981 arcade video game that is extremely similar to Pac-Man. The player operates a car being pursued by several blue police cars, in a maze that is supposed to represent city streets. There are eight mazes in all, which change every level in a set order, then repeat starting with the ninth screen. The ninth through sixteenth levels are identical to the first through eighth, except the cars all move faster and the dollar signs (see next paragraph) don't last as long. After that, the...
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Community Texts
texts
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favorite 7
comment 0
Manuals for the games released on the Super Nintendo Entertainment System/ SNES
Topics: Manuals, Game Manuals, Nintendo, Super Nintendo Entertainment System, SNES
Community Texts
texts
eye 9,670
favorite 11
comment 0
Manuals for the games released on the Nintendo Entertainment System/ NES
Topics: Manuals, Game Manuals, Nintendo Entertainment System, NES
Internet Arcade
by Irem
software
eye 849
favorite 9
comment 0
In The Hunt (World) by Irem (1993) Developed by Irem Corp. Released Apr, 1993 Also For PlayStation, SEGA Saturn, Windows Published by Irem Corp. Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Vehicular Naval / Watercraft Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Description A 2D side scrolling shooter in which you take control of a small attack submarine and engage in underwater combat. The Dark Anarchy Society's forces threaten to destroy the earth's most important cities...
Internet Arcade
by Venture Line
software
eye 577
favorite 2
comment 0
Internet Arcade
by Stern Electronics
software
eye 463,193
favorite 100
comment 17
Berzerk is a multi-directional shooter video arcade game, released in 1980 by Stern Electronics of Chicago. The player controls a green stick man. Using a joystick and a firing button that activates a laser-like weapon, the player navigates a simple maze filled with many robots, who fire lasers back at the player character. A player can be killed by being shot, by running into a robot or an exploding robot, coming into contact with the electrified walls of the maze itself, or by being touched...
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Topics: arcade, stern, stern electronics, maze, shooter, speech, Berzerk Franchise
Internet Arcade
by Sega
software
eye 379,872
favorite 56
comment 0
Congo Bongo (J: Tip Top (ティップタップ Tippu Tappu)) is an isometric platform arcade game released by Sega in 1983. The game has come to be seen as Sega's answer to the highly successful Donkey Kong game that was released two years prior. The player takes the role of a red-nosed safari hunter who tries to catch an ape named "Bongo". The hunter seeks Bongo to exact revenge for an apparent practical joke in which Bongo set fire to the hunter's tent, giving him a literal...
Internet Arcade
by Sega
software
eye 1,216
favorite 8
comment 2
Developed by SEGA Enterprises Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, SEGA Master System, ZX Spectrum Published by SEGA Enterprises Ltd. Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Platform Visual 2D scrolling Description Your job is to basically find the end-of-level boss, and then defeat it to obtain the key that will open the level exit, but your task is made difficult by the planet's inhabitants. Get the jet-pack to make it easier to navigate the level and shoot any...
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Internet Arcade
software
eye 4,968
favorite 35
comment 1
Willow is a 1989 arcade game based on the 1988 film of the same name. The evil witch queen Bavmorda is after the holy baby of the lands, Elora Danan, intent on destroying her. A young peaceful wizard called Willow Ufgood was selected to protect Elora. Later on, a brave warrior named Madmartigan joins Willow to fight the enemy rival General Kael. The arcade version of the game belongs to the platform genre. It has six stages, some where Willow plays his part, others where Madmartigan plays his...
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The Vectrex Collection
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157
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49,695
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The Vectrex was a home console system that was unique in the field due to the use of a built-in vector monitor to display the games. Introduced in June of 1982 by General Consumer Electronics (GCE) at the Summer Consumer Electronics Show (CES), it was available for retail purchase at $199 in October of that same year. In March of 1983, Milton Bradley purchased GCE and began distributing the Vectrex to a more expansive distribution network, to some success. However, changes in the market caused...
Topic: video game
Handheld History
collection
74
ITEMS
233,368
VIEWS
collection
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A handheld game console is a small, portable self-contained video game console with a built-in screen, game controls, and speakers. Handheld game consoles are smaller than home video game consoles and contain the console, screen, speakers, and controls in one unit, allowing people to carry them and play them at any time or place. In 1976, Mattel introduced the first handheld electronic game with the release of Auto Race. Later, several companies—including Coleco and Milton Bradley—made...
Miscellaneous Japanese Television Shows
by ultragoji2
movies
eye 100,679
favorite 53
comment 7
IN JAPANESE W/ ENGLISH SUBTITLES!!! (Aka SHIN GOJIRA - meaning "TRUE GODZILLA") YES!!! This IS that Godzilla movie that had a LIMITED theatrical release last October. I was SO HAPPY to finally have obtain a copy of this movie. All I can say about it is... WOW!!! The special effects is extremely superb. Shinji Higuchi is the director of sfx for this film. He's known best for his work on the 1990's Gamera trilogy. I've decided to include this movie STRICTLY for the G-Fans who are...
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Topics: Godzilla, Kaiju, Giant Monsters, Mass Destruction, Metamorphosis, Evolution, Japan, Trains, Tanks,...
Miscellaneous Japanese Television Shows
by ultragoji2
movies
eye 49,586
favorite 45
comment 1
In this 12th installment of the 1st Godzilla series has a cartoonist, named Gengo, working for a charitable organization called the World's Children Land Committee. The main attraction there is a Godzilla Tower. The employers' goal is to rid the world of all the Earth's monsters and create perfect peace. Gengo soon discovers that his employers are aliens from the Space Hunter Nebula M and these two special tapes control two monsters... KING GHIDORAH and GIGAN!!! The two monsters begin their...
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Topics: Godzilla, Angilas, Gigan, King Ghidorah, Kaiju, Giant Monsters, Theme Parks, Aliens, Mass...
Miscellaneous Japanese Television Shows
by ultragoji2
movies
eye 19,664
favorite 38
comment 0
In this 6th installment of the 1st Godzilla series consists of an unknown planet entering the Milky Way galaxy. The United Nations dispatches a rocket, the P-1, to this mysterious planet. The two astronauts soon discover the planet is inhabited. The inhabitants have one request... to help them get rid of Monster Zero. The astronauts quickly learn that MZ is KING GHIDORAH!!! In return for the earthlings help, the inhabitants will give Earth the cure for all diseases. The inhabitants want to...
Topics: Godzilla, Rodan, King Ghidorah, Kaiju, Giant Monsters, Rockets, United Nations, Diseases, Cures,...
Miscellaneous Japanese Television Shows
by ultragoji2
movies
eye 30,070
favorite 42
comment 0
Goro, a miner who is employers at the Kitamatsu Mines, is wanted for murder. His sister, Kyo, is engaged to one of the mine's firemen, Shigeru. The body of the man Goro was seen having a dispute earlier was found... torn to shreds. Then more bodies start turning up in the same fashion. It is soon discovered that prehistoric insects, known as Meganulon, are responsible for the horrible crimes that have taken place. The authorities try their best to stop these larvae - but with little success. To...
Topics: Rodan, Pteranodons, Insects, Prehistoric Insects, Larvae, Mass Destruction, Japan, UFOs, Mines,...
Miscellaneous Japanese Television Shows
by ultragoji2
movies
eye 20,047
favorite 49
comment 0
During World War II the Frankenstein monster's heart is being delivered to Hiroshima. The scientists are trying to learn the secret of immortality. The bomb is dropped on the city. 15 years later a wild boy is seen roaming the streets - feeding off of any small animal he can find. Three scientists take the boy to their clinic and conduct research on him. The boy continues to grow until he's too big to be contained at the clinic. The giant breaks free and tries his best to avoid anyone from...
Topics: Japan, Frankenstein, Baragon, Kaiju, Giant Monsters, Reporters, Clinics, Radiation, Radioactivity,...
Internet Arcade
by UPL (Taito license)
software
eye 341
favorite 3
comment 0
Acrobat Mission by UPL (Taito license) (1991) Developed by UPL Co., Ltd Released Jul, 1991 Also For SNES Published by Taito Corporation Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Vehicular Space Flight Perspective Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Description Years ago humanity abandoned the over-polluted Earth to make a new home on Mars. Now, without warning, a mechanical moon has appeared in the skies over Mars, and is raining down destruction on the colonies. A plan is...
Internet Arcade
by Namco
software
eye 832
favorite 6
comment 0
Tinkle Pit (ティンクルピット) is an arcade game that was released by Namco in 1993 only in Japan. In Tinkle Pit, an evil wizard spawns monsters in a tiny village. The nameless protagonist of Tinkle Pit chooses to go on a world-saving quest to defeat the wizard and his minions. He is accompanied by an oversized, anthropomorphic sleigh bell as his weapon. The game's storyline is written in Japanese whilst the game itself employs mostly English text. The game is divided into eight worlds,...
Internet Arcade
by Universal
software
eye 338,969
favorite 3
comment 1
Left Right movement shooting at invaders who are approaching from either side to 'steal' your men from the middle and march off with them. 1 Player Start 1 2 Players Start 2 Coin 1 5 P1 Left LEFT P1 Right RIGHT P1 Button 1 LCONTROL or Mouse B1 P2 Left D P2 Right G P2 Button 1 A Developed by Universal Co., Ltd. Released 1979 Platform Arcade Published by Universal Co., Ltd. Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Interface...
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Software Library: MS-DOS Games
software
eye 3,852
favorite 18
comment 0
Platform DOS Released Aug 16, 1995 Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Perspective Side view Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Description Space Invaders is a single player, freeware clone of Taito's Space Invaders . The objective of the game is to achieve a high score. The player has control of a canon at the bottom of the screen and must successive destroy waves of advancing alien ships. There are three lives in this game, so if a canon is destroyed there are two...
Internet Arcade
by Game Plan (Centuri license)
software
eye 276,812
favorite 4
comment 0
Megatack is an arcade game published by Taiyo System in 1980. Each wave consists of two rounds. The first round pits you against descending "space monsters", while the second consists of "space rings" that grow in size if you don't shoot them first and try to absorb your ship. Completing both rounds takes you to the next wave. Other machines made by Taiyo System during the time period Megatack was produced include Tora Tora, Intruder, Enigma II, Kaos, and Pot Of Gold.
Internet Arcade
by Universal
software
eye 323
favorite 2
comment 0
Platform Arcade Released 1980 Published by Universal Co., Ltd. Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Perspective Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Interface Direct Control Description Zero Hour is a top view shooter where you control a spacecraft in multiple directions and try to blast and destroy three alien ships at the top of the screen. As you blast them, you will encounter meteors falling down the screen which can be avoided or shot, and other alien ships dropping...
Internet Arcade
by Century Electronics
software
eye 394
favorite 2
comment 0
Internet Arcade
by Sega
software
eye 293,192
favorite 2
comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
The Internet Archive Software Collection
by PC-Crap, after Apogee and iD Software
software
eye 2,159
favorite 3
comment 2
After starting the game, press the Escape/ESC key twice to move past the two custom title screens and begin the game of Barneystein. Keys can be changed in the controls menu, but are: Arrow keys to move, Space to "Open", CTRL to fire, ALT to strafe. Pressing ESC during the game goes to the menu for BarneyStein, allowing you to change controls, increase the size of the play screen, and restart the game with a different difficulty setting. Created in 1994, the Barneystein patch is one...
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Topics: Wolfenstein 3D, Barney, Beavis and Butthead, Mods
Internet Arcade
by Universal
software
eye 351,764
favorite 6
comment 2
Cheeky Mouse was an arcade game released by Universal Games in 1980. Gameplay Try to hit the mouse with a hammer when it comes out from one of the holes in the wall. The mouse will try to get from its hole to the cheese on the other side of the house. 1 Player Start 1 2 Players Start 2 Coin 1 5 P1 Left LEFT P1 Right RIGHT P1 Button 1 LCONTROL or Mouse B1 P2 Left D P2 Right G P2 Button 1 A
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Internet Arcade
by Cinematronics
software
eye 294,056
favorite 5
comment 0
Software Library: MS-DOS Showcase
by id Software, Inc.
software
eye 35,865
favorite 81
comment 2
Developed by id Software, Inc. Released Dec 14, 1990 Platform DOS Published by Apogee Software, Ltd. Official Site Commander Keen 1: Marooned on Mars Perspective Side view, Top-down Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Platform Visual 2D scrolling Description Billy "Commander Keen" Blaze, an eight-year-old genius, has flied to Mars in his Bean-with-Bacon Megarocket build out of common household objects. But while Keen was exploring Mars, the alien Vorticons stole vital...
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Internet Arcade
by Universal
software
eye 251,517
favorite 2
comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Internet Arcade
by Universal
software
eye 330,748
favorite 21
comment 0
This is the fourth and last game in the series where Mr. Do! must collect dots and fruit on a multi-level platform while avoiding pursuing monsters. Enclose the dots to change them to fruit for more points or release traps to crush the monsters or use your power ball to eliminate them. Pick up the letters hidden amongst the fruit to spell 'EXTRA' to receive an extra Mr. Do! Cheats Throw your powerball in a narrow space so it will bounce more. The more bounces it completes before hitting a...
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Coleco Colecovision
software
eye 507
favorite 2
comment 0
Click here to view the manual to this game. Q-Bert Qubes (1984)(Parker Brothers) Several video game sequels were released over the years, but did not reach the same level of success as the original. The first, titled Q*bert's Qubes, shows a copyright of 1983 on its title screen. It was manufactured by Mylstar Electronics, and used the same hardware as the original. The game features Q*bert, but introduces new enemies: Meltniks, Soobops, and Rat-A-Tat-Tat. The player navigates the protagonist...
Software Library: Amiga
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13,264
ITEMS
1.6M
VIEWS
collection
eye 1.6M
These emulated Amiga software programs consist of demos and music disks from 20 years of community coding. A thank you to the Scripted Amiga Emulator project, as well as db48x and bai , for all the hard work with this experiment. 
Internet Arcade
by Hoei (Rock-Ola license)
software
eye 293,959
favorite 9
comment 1
Jump Bug was the first platform game to include smooth horizontal and vertical scrolling. It was developed by Alpha Denshi under contract for Hoei/Coreland and released to arcades in 1981. Gameplay A player controls a constantly bouncing car while driving through various environments including a city, pyramid and underwater. Unlike most other scrolling games of the time, the main character, a buggy is jumping constantly. The height of the jump and speed of a fall can be controlled with up and...
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Internet Arcade
by Bally Midway
software
eye 242,092
favorite 11
comment 1
Timber is an arcade game that was manufactured by Midway Games in 1984. The object of the game is to amass points by chopping down trees or by balancing atop a floating, rotating log. Gameplay The player assumes the role of a lumberjack in the game. He or she has a limited amount of time to chop down a given number of trees that sequentially pop up from the ground. The controls consist of two joysticks, with one controlling the player's movement and the other corresponding to left or right...
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Internet Arcade
by Mylstar
software
eye 258,732
favorite 10
comment 0
Developed by Mylstar Electronics, Inc. Released 1983 Also For Atari 2600, ColecoVision Perspective Side view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description Q*Bert's Qubes is the sequel to the game Q*Bert and features similar gameplay, but is now in three dimensions. Once again your goal is to change multicolored blocks to a target color, but now you must make sure all three visible sides of the blocks match the target color. You control Q*Bert on the playfield of blocks;...
Internet Arcade
by Bally Midway
software
eye 235,047
favorite 4
comment 0
Wacko is a 1983 arcade game by Bally Midway. It debuted during the "Golden Age of Arcade Games". It featured a unique angled, or "sloped" cabinet design and a combination of trackball and joystick controls. The player assumes the role of Kapt'n Krooz'r, a small, green alien within a bubble-topped spaceship. The goal of each level is to eliminate the monsters, accomplished by shooting twin pairs in succession. As the player progresses, shooting monsters out of order creates...
Internet Arcade
by Gottlieb (Taitel license)
software
eye 272,355
favorite 6
comment 2
Developed by D. Gottlieb & Co. Released 1983 Platform Arcade Published by D. Gottlieb & Co. Perspective Top-down Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual Fixed / Flip-screen Description A space shooter with a twist: instead of the usual fare of invading aliens or hostile ships, you face off against actual planets, complete with projectile moons and a chip on their shoulder. As each attack wave begins, the pissed-off celestial bodies zoom in from afar,...
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Internet Arcade
by Atari Games
software
eye 12,982
favorite 20
comment 2
Blasteroids is one of the sequels to the original 1979 shoot 'em up video game Asteroids. It was developed by Atari Games (which later became Midway Games West) and released as a coin-operated game in 1987, and in 1989 by Image Works for Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, C64/128, MSX, MS-DOS PC, and ZX Spectrum. The gameplay for the game is basically the same as for the original; the player (or players in case of a 2-player game) controls a spaceship viewed from "above" in a 2D...
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Internet Arcade
by Game Plan (Centuri license)
software
eye 287,925
favorite 2
comment 0
Internet Arcade
by Namco
software
eye 905
favorite 2
comment 0
Grobda (グロブダー Gurobudā) is a multi-directional shooter game that was released by Namco on November 1, 1984. It runs on Namco Super Pac-Man hardware but with a video system like that used in Mappy and The Tower of Druaga, and it also uses a DAC for the "Get Ready" speech sample at the start of each round. It is also a spin-off from Xevious, as the player's tank (which is the eponymous "Grobda") first appeared in that game as an enemy. The player must take control...
Internet Arcade
by Taito
software
eye 4,471
favorite 24
comment 0
Developed by Taito Corporation Released 1989 Platform Arcade Published by Taito Corporation Perspective Behind view Genre Action Misc Licensed Gameplay Shooter Description Rambo III on arcade is a different game than Rambo III on consoles or the home releases - it's a pseudo-3D third person rail shooter, similar to G.I. Joe on arcade or Space Harrier . The game is based on the famous movie - the player controls Rambo (while the second player controls Colonel Trautman), who is always running,...
Internet Arcade
by Seibu Kaihatsu
software
eye 2,207
favorite 11
comment 0
Developed by Seibu Kaihatsu Inc. Released 1988 Also For SEGA Master System Published by FabTek, Inc. Perspective 1st-person, Behind view Genre Action Gameplay Shooter Description In this game you play the role of a man whose girlfriend has been kidnapped by a ruthless mafia boss and you need to find her quickly. The gameplay involves you having to shoot all the mafia henchmen before being able to fight the level boss. The game is view as a 1st person/3rd person hybrid where you are shooting in...
Internet Arcade
by Irem
software
eye 2,891
favorite 18
comment 1
XMultiply (エックスマルチプライ EkkusuMaruchipurai) is a side-scrolling shooter published by Irem, and similar in style to their earlier R-Type. In 1998 the game was released with Image Fight as a one-disc doublebill on PlayStation and Sega Saturn. Story The game centers around an unusual alien invasion against a colony planet in the year 2249—the aliens themselves are microscopic creatures that invade, infect, and kill the colonists. Scientists have deployed the microscopic fighter...
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Internet Arcade
by Coreland / Sega
software
eye 2,703
favorite 4
comment 0
Developed by Coreland Released 1986 Platform Arcade Published by SEGA Enterprises Ltd. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Rafflesia is a top view vertical scrolling shooter where the screen scrolls constantly as you fly up the screen in your spacecraft. The aim is to blast or avoid the various aliens that move around the screen to finally face the final boss Rafflesia. As you blast and avoid, you are equipped with two weapons, both...
Internet Arcade
software
eye 1,846
favorite 11
comment 0
Developed by Seibu Kaihatsu Inc. Released 1989 Also For Genesis, Sharp X68000, SEGA Master System Published by Seibu Kaihatsu Inc. Perspective Behind view Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual 2D scrolling Description Duke, armed with a machine gun and cybernetic arm, walks sideways through enemy bases, shooting snipers and engaging in hand-to-hand combat with bosses and the occasional knife-wielding soldier. An over-the-shoulder perspective is used throughout. From Mobygames.com....
Internet Arcade
by Two-Bit Score
software
eye 2,247
favorite 6
comment 0
From the creator: "I can’t believe I stumbled upon this but did! It was a rom hack of Ms.Pac-Man I did years ago. A long time ago a company called Two Bit Score made a Ms.Pac-Man hack called Heartburn which I thought looked cool but didn’t want to pay for it and I figured making a free version of it out on the internet would be cool. I don’t even remember the tool I used to be honest but I know it’s mine due to the screwed up animation when you move the flame upwards :) Maybe...
Internet Arcade
software
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favorite 6
comment 0
Developed by Philko Corporation Released 1989 Platform Arcade Published by Philko Corporation Perspective Top-down Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual 2D scrolling Description Dyger is a 2D vertically scrolling shoot 'em up game in which you take control of a lone pilot and her spaceship. A commando group known as Dyger is responsible for the protection of Earth. In 2125 a female member of Dyger accidentally detonates an atomic weapon that destroys a city....
Internet Arcade
by Irem
software
eye 18,531
favorite 80
comment 1
Developed by Irem Corp. Released 1987 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Android, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Game Boy, iPad, iPhone, J2ME, MSX, Nintendo 3DS, Ouya, PC-88, Sharp X68000, SEGA Master System, TurboGrafx-16, TurboGrafx CD, Wii, Wii U, ZX Spectrum Published by Nintendo of America Inc. Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Vehicular Space Flight Perspective Side view Visual 2D scrolling Description R-Type is a side scrolling shoot 'em up best known for its extremely...
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Internet Arcade
by Namco
software
eye 7,409
favorite 20
comment 2
Developed by Namco Limited Released 1988 Also For Genesis, Wii Published by Namco Limited Genre Action Setting Classical antiquity, Fantasy Gameplay Shooter Perspective Top-down Visual 2D scrolling Art Anime / Manga Description Set in the world of Greek mythology, Phelios tells the story of a young prince called Apollo, who sets out to rescue his beloved Artemis who was seized by the demon Typhon while exploring the skies with the winged horse, Pegasus. In Typhon's temple, Artemis gets locked...
( 2 reviews )
Internet Arcade
software
eye 1,068
favorite 12
comment 0
Developed by Irem Corp. Released 1989 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum Published by Irem Corp. Perspective Side view Setting Fantasy Genre Action Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Visual 2D scrolling Description Zambaquous has done everything to make life hell for the people of Agamen, and as their King Kayus, the time has come to head out to destroy him. This leads to six levels of horizontally-scrolling shoot ‘em up action, although with some vertical movement as...
Arcade Repair Shop
by Sega
software
eye 4,347
favorite 33
comment 1
Developed by SEGA Enterprises Ltd. Released 1986 Also For Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS, Game Gear, MSX, NES, SEGA Master System, Sharp X68000, ZX Spectrum Published by SEGA Enterprises Ltd. Perspective Top-down Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade, Shooter Description Alien Syndrome is a scrolling shooter arcade conversion. Your job is to run around and rescue all the captives and make it to the escape hatch before the time bomb explodes. Then face the...
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Internet Arcade
by Williams
software
eye 640,742
favorite 231
comment 18
Defender is an arcade video game developed and released by Williams Electronics in February 1981. A shooting game featuring two-dimensional (2D) graphics, the game is set on a fictional planet where the player must defeat waves of invading aliens while protecting astronauts. Development was led by Eugene Jarvis, a pinball programmer at Williams; Defender was Jarvis' first video game project and drew inspiration from Space Invaders and Asteroids. Williams planned to display the game at the...
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Internet Arcade
by Valadon Automation (Stern Electronics License)
software
eye 426,078
favorite 52
comment 4
Bagman is a platform arcade game released by Valadon Automation in 1982. It was also licensed to Stern for U.S. distribution in the same year. This game was also released (in form of unofficial conversions) for the Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum home computer systems in 1984 as Gilligan's Gold; it is known in France as Le Bagnard. Gameplay The objective of the game is to maneuver the bagman through various mine shafts, picking up money bags and placing them in a wheelbarrow at the...
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Internet Arcade
by Williams
software
eye 455,376
favorite 255
comment 14
INSTRUCTIONS Joust is a platforming game where the player controls a yellow knight riding a flying ostrich or stork, from a third-person perspective. Using the two-way directional joystick and the button for flapping the ostrich's wings, the player flies the knight amidst the floating rock platforms and above pools of lava; when maneuvering off the screen to either side, the player will continue its path reappearing from the opposite side. The rate at which the player repeatedly presses the...
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ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Game Gear
by Sega
software
eye 161
favorite 1
comment 0
Dynamite Headdy (ダイナマイト・ヘッディー Dainamaito Heddī?) is a platformer video game developed by Treasure.[1] It was released in 1994 by Sega for the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis, Sega Game Gear and Sega Master System. Storyline Headdy, the central protagonist of the game, arrives in North Town to find that the evil puppet King Dark Demon is in the midst of attacking the puppet town to select which of the peaceful toys should live and which should be converted into his evil minions....
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
by Data East
software
eye 192
favorite 2
comment 0
High Seas Havoc, known in Japan as Captain Lang (キャプテン ラング Kyaputen Rangu?) and in Europe as Capt'n Havoc, is a video game that was made for the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis by Data East. The story is about an anthropomorphic pirate seal named Havoc (Lang in the Japanese version), his young sidekick Tide (Land in the Japanese version), a girl named Bridget, and an evil pirate named Bernardo. Bernardo is looking for Emeralda, a gem with powers that can cause whole armies to be...
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
by Asmik
software
eye 134
favorite 2
comment 0
Verytex is a vertical scrolling shooting game that is exclusive to Japan. Players controlled the Verytex, a futuristic spaceship, on its journey to protect mankind from waves of enemies in six different levels. Taking place in the future, humanity has finally developed the technology to advance from Earth and maintain numerous colonies. Various planets were discovered and colonized by man, but none of them had established any extraterrestrial existence prior to colonization. The most prosperous...
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
by Sega
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Ristar, released as Ristar the Shooting Star (リスター・ザ・シューティングスター Risutā za Shūtingu Sutā?) in Japan, is a platform game developed and published by Sega for the Sega Genesis in 1995. A Sega Game Gear game, of the same name and genre, Ristar, was also released, which shared similar themes while possessing different level design and gameplay mechanics. The game stars an anthropomorphic cartoon star who uses his hands and long, stretchable arms to both move and...
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
by Konami
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Rocket Knight Adventures (ロケットナイトアドベンチャーズ Roketto Naito Adobenchāzu?) is a 1993 side-scrolling platformer video game developed and published by Konami for the Sega Genesis. The game was released in North America on August 5, 1993, in Japan on August 6, 1993, and in Europe in 1993. Rocket Knight Adventures was designed by Nobuya Nakazato, designer of several titles in the Contra series such as The Alien Wars, Hard Corps and Shattered Soldier. Its protagonist is...
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
by Game Freak/Sega
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Pulseman (Japanese: パルスマン Hepburn: Parusuman?) is an action platform game developed by Game Freak and published by Sega for the Sega Mega Drive in 1994. The game was released in cartridge format only in Japan, with the North American version being released via the Sega Channel as an "exclusive". Pulseman was re-released worldwide for the Wii on the Virtual Console in 2009. In the 21st century, noted scientist and computer engineer Doc Yoshiyama had succeeded in creating the...
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
by Techno Soft
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eye 550
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Thunder Force IV is a side-scrolling shoot 'em up video game developed by Technosoft as the fourth installment of the Thunder Force series. It was released respectively in July and September 1992 for the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis console in Japan and the United States, and in December of the same year in Europe. In the USA, Sega of America decided to rename the game as Lightening Force: Quest for the Darkstar [sic]. In Europe the name was left as Thunder Force IV. Taking place directly after...
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ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
by Techno Soft
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Thunder Force III is a scrolling shooter game developed by Technosoft. It is the third chapter in the Thunder Force series. It was released in 1990 in Japan, Europe and the United States for the Mega Drive/Genesis game console. During the same year, it was retooled into an arcade game named Thunder Force AC. In 1991, Thunder Force AC was ported to the Super NES/Super Famicom, renamed Thunder Spirits. The setting of Thunder Force III takes place about 100 years after Thunder Force and directly...
Internet Arcade
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eye 2,597
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Legend of Hero Tonma (レジェンド・オブ・ヒーロー・トンマ) is a side scrolling platform game released by Irem to arcades in 1989. The player controls a caped hero named Tommy in his quest to rescue a princess. Tommy can cast fireballs (which can be upgraded in power) to dispatch enemies, and jump on their heads to temporarily stun them. The arcade game was later ported to the PC-Engine in 1991 and the home console's overseas equivalent, TurboGrafx-16 in 1993. The latter version...
Internet Arcade
by Namco
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Metal Hawk (メタルホーク Metaru Hōku) is a multi-directional shooter arcade game that was released by Namco in 1988 only in Japan; it runs on Namco System 2 hardware, and was the third game from the company to allow scores which did not end in "0" (the first two were Hopping Mappy and Bakutotsu Kijūtei, which were released in 1986 and earlier in 1988 respectively). A conversion of the game for the Sega 32X was planned, but later cancelled. The player must take control of a...
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Internet Arcade
by Namco
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eye 1,967
favorite 15
comment 3
Developed by Namco Limited Released Apr, 1988 Also For Wii Published by Namco Limited Perspective Top-down Vehicular Tank Genre Action Setting Sci-Fi / Futuristic Gameplay Arcade Description In Assault , the player's homeland is invaded by aliens. The next course of action is clear: manning a tank and blasting them away! The goal of each of the eleven levels is to reach the end (occupied by a fortress) and killing the opposition while avoid being hit by their projectiles - at first the player...
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Internet Arcade
by Irem (licensed from Broderbund)
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eye 324,380
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Lode Runner is a puzzle video game, first published by Brøderbund in 1983. Arcade In 1984, Irem developed an arcade conversion of Lode Runner. It contained 24 remixed levels from the 150 original levels. Gameplay Basics The player controls a stick figure who must collect all the gold in a level while avoiding guards who try to catch the player. After collecting all the gold, the player must travel to the top of the screen to reach the next level. There are 150 levels in the game which...
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Internet Arcade
by Alpha Denshi Co. / Kurai Electric, Ltd.
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eye 362,162
favorite 27
comment 1
Make Trax, known in Japan as Crush Roller (クラッシュローラー Kurasshu Rōrā) is a 1981 arcade game originally developed by Alpha Denshi and published by Kural Samno in Japan. It was later licensed for North American release to Williams and in Europe to Karateco and Exidy. Make Trax is a maze game similar to Sega's Head On and Namco's Pac-Man, in which the player controls a paintbrush and must paint the entire layout in order to advance to the next stage. Two fish — one yellow, the...
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ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
by Micronet
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eye 1,089
favorite 3
comment 0
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Console Library: Atari 5200
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eye 523
favorite 2
comment 0
KABOOM! (1983)(Activision)
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
by GAU Entertainment
software
eye 468
favorite 1
comment 0
Ranger X, released in Japan as Ex-Ranza (エクスランザー?), is a side scrolling run and gun shoot 'em up video game for the Sega Mega Drive. Developed by GAU Entertainment and published by Sega, the game was released in 1993. The player assumes the role of Ranger X, piloting a powered exoskeleton who leads the fight back for his home planet against the invading Rahuna forces. Ranger X is equipped with a jet pack and an assortment of weapons. The jet pack allows for short periods of...
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
by Konami
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eye 10,612
favorite 26
comment 2
Contra: Hard Corps, released in Japan as Contra: The Hard Corps (魂斗羅 ザ・ハードコア?) and in Europe and Australia as Probotector, is a side-scrolling run and gun-style shoot-'em-up video game released by Konami for the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis in 1994. It is part of the Contra series and serves as a follow-up to Contra III: The Alien Wars. The plot takes place several years after the events of that game. Contra: Hard Corps follows the same gameplay as its predecessors. New features...
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ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
by Accolade/Ballistic
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eye 4,164
favorite 9
comment 0
Turrican is a 1990 video game programmed and designed by Manfred Trenz. It was first developed for the Commodore 64 by Rainbow Arts, but was ported to other systems later. In addition to concept design and character creation, Trenz personally programmed Turrican on the Commodore 64. A sequel, Turrican II, followed 1991 for the Commodore 64 and other platforms. The lost colony of Alterra is a completely man-made lifeworld abandoned long ago in a nearby galaxy. Alterra is actually five colonies...
ARCHIVE.ORG Console Library: Sega Genesis
by Acclaim/Flying Edge
software
eye 5,104
favorite 17
comment 0
The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants is the title of the first video game based on the animated television series The Simpsons. It was released in 1991 for the Nintendo Entertainment System, Sega Master System, Atari ST, Amiga, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, and Amstrad CPC, and in 1992 for Mega Drive/Genesis and Game Gear. It was published by Acclaim and Ocean Software, and developed by Imagineering and Arc Developments. In this platform game, the player controls Bart Simpson through five...